Watershed Design Process Part 1: Conceptual Planning

ARCH 729

Discover how to implement the watershed approach to sustainable design.


What you can learn.

  • Discuss how to analyze a site for sustainable design
  • Learn how to create a water budget
  • Gain an introduction to watershed design principles
  • Study stormwater harvesting

About this course:

First of two courses in Watershed Design. Tom Rau of Urban Water Group will cover the watershed approach to sustainable design. From Site analysis, developing a water budget, comparing low impact development with full stormwater harvesting. Understanding natural processes and using design to mimic nature will be the the focus of this first class.

And don't forget to join us for Part 2 the following week!

Watershed Design Process Part 2: Details and Implementation

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